untruthfully


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un·truth·ful

 (ŭn-tro͞oth′fəl)
adj.
1. Contrary to truth; not true.
2. Given to falsehood; mendacious. See Synonyms at dishonest.

un·truth′ful·ly adv.
un·truth′ful·ness n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.untruthfully - in a mendacious and untruthful manneruntruthfully - in a mendacious and untruthful manner; "I told him, quite untruthfully, that I had just returned from leave"
truthfully - with truth; "I told him truthfully that I had just returned from my vacation"; "he answered the question as truthfully as he could"
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Translations

untruthfully

[ˈʌnˈtruːθfəlɪ] ADVfalsamente
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untruthfully

advfälschlich; he said, quite untruthfully, that …er sagte, und das war nicht die Wahrheit, dass …
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untruthfully

[ʌnˈtruːθfəlɪ] advfalsamente
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